America’s Oldest Furrier
Est. 1889

We already associate the color green with the holidays, from adornments of holly swags and hanging sprigs of mistletoe, to decorated trees.  But we also really seriously need to associate “green” with sustainable use. This is the time of year we see a lot of faux fur in fashions and holiday trims.  Faux fur was […]

He’s an amazing new designer and apprentice to our Master Furrier, Cynthia Parks.  And she says, “He’s a natural”! In a recent inteview I had with Jake, this is what he had to say; Tina: “I know you’re huge fan of fashion, but why fur?” Jake: “I still remember the moment when I knew I […]

I just heard a friend of mine say, “October is my Favorite Color!”  At first, I just laughed.  But after really thinking about it, I realized that I could not agree more. October holds so many of the richly hued colorations of nature, during a time of the year when nature reminds and shows us […]

Gone are the days of thinking fur in fashion means full length coats!  Everyone wants little bit of luxury without the large price tag and there is no better way to get that than some fur trimmed accessories.  As we’ve past the need of layering with capes and shrugs during the bi-polar thermometer of spring, […]

In our increasingly seasonless world, where we dress as we please all year long (tank tops in December, boots in July, peeling off or piling on when we feel sweaty or chilly), don’t let any outdated, antiquated notions of what to wear and when to wear it dictate your fashion flair.  Just saying, we’ve ALL […]

Ah, Spring.  For many of us it is a time a wardrobe exploration, whether it’s some spring cleaning to remove items that we don’t wear any more, or to figure out what items can layered together as temperatures fluctuate between warm and cool. Wearing fur in the spring is as easy as any other material […]

The definition of celebrity is fame and public attention. People may become celebrities in a wide variety of ways; from their professions, following appearances in the media, or by complete accident.  Whether it has been for a lifetime or for just fifteen minutes, there seems to be no shortage of the legitimately famous or celebutante […]

I love October.  Especially Halloween. It’s probably my most favorite of holidays. You can be anything you want to be. Want to be a princess?  Or a ninja?  Or a vampire?  Or a zombie? Or a ninja princess vampire zombie?  You can be it. Whether you’re dressing as a character from the much anticipated last […]

Like him or love him, Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr, known professionally as Snoop Dogg, has been on the music charts since 1992.  But since sometime around 2001, I’ve noticed that “Tha Doggfather”  has also climbed the fur fashions charts as well. Whether the catalyst was his notoriety in the music business, or his countless cameos […]